Elizabeth Sena


Vice President

Managing Director of GQR Canada

Elizabeth Sena is a Vice President at Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research. Since 2004, she has provided strategic advice to elected officials and to help pass ballot initiatives in the United States and Canada. Most recently, she helped elect U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin and Congressman Brad Sherman; worked with independent expenditures for U.S. Senator Bill Nelson; helped elect Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham; and worked on ballot initiatives in Michigan, Minnesota, and California. In Canada, she has worked with Provincial and Federal Parties as well as independent expenditures for almost 10 years. Sena has a long history of working on issues such as health care, energy, and education in the United States and Canada. She is a leading Democratic expert in online polling and new analytic practices, and has pioneered large-scale online studies for progressive organizations and academics.

In addition, Sena has worked on the ground for campaigns in Florida, and for the Richardson for President Campaign in Iowa. As an experienced focus group moderator, she has led over a hundred discussions both in person and online in the United States and Canada.

Prior to joining Greenberg Quinlan Rosner, Sena worked as a Senior Analyst at The Feldman Group, the Director of Client Services for YouGovPolimetrix, and as a consultant for Pollara.

She holds an Honors B.A. in Political Science from the University of Toronto, a M.A. in Political Science with a specialty in Political Campaigning from the University of Florida, and has completed her Ph.D. coursework from Carleton University in Ottawa.